|1959 Commercial for Tang|
A 1959 commercial for the powdered drink known as "Tang".
Keywords: Classic TV; Television; 1950s; 50s; Fifties; Classic TV Commercial; Fabulous Fifties; Advertising; Advertisement
|''The George Gobel Show'' - 2 October 1954|
An episode of the popular NBC comedy series "The George Gobel Show". This is the first episode of the show. His guests are Peggy King and Fred MacMurray (who is told by Gobel to do NOTHING during the episode, since he is their guest). Complete with original commercials.
Keywords: Classic TV; Television; 1950s; 50s; Fifties; Comedy; Variety Series; Variety Show; Popular; NBC; The George Gobel Show; LOL; Fabulous Fifties
|The Colgate Comedy Hour - 1 April 1951|
An episode of the popular NBC series "The Colgate Comedy Hour", featuring the famous Eddie Cantor. The episode promises "new talent", some of which you've heard of (such as Eddie Fisher and William Warfield), and some of which you haven't (such as Tony and Eddy). In any case, a diverse range of talent appears, both high-brow and low-brow. The picture quality is very poor, though. According to an article in Variety magazine from 14 November 1951, the series cost $40,000 per an episode to produce ...
Keywords: Classic TV; Television; 1950s; 50s; Fifties; Classic Television; Live TV; Live Television; Eddie Cantor; Variety Series; Variety Show; 1951; Fabulous Fifties; Talented People; Popular; Old; Retro; Colgate Comedy Hour; The Colgate Comedy Hour